News 11 May 2023

1 May 2023 Deputy Norris began an investigation in Newport Township regarding  stolen winch pullers and extension ladders. 

2 May 2023 Deputy Ullom, after initiating a traffic stop, requested charges be filed on three juveniles, between the age of 15 and 17, for aggravated trafficking and possession of marijuana.

2 May 2023 Deputy Norris began an investigation in Waterford Township in reference to stolen items from storage unit(s).

3 May 2023 Deputy Harlow completed a private property accident report for two juveniles where one failed to yield to the other in the parking lot at the Career Center.

4 May 2023 Deputy Derkin responded to Palmer Township to a report of items stolen from a work site to include 50 2” piping joints. Also attempted to steal was a suspension off of a work truck, which was not completed, however destroyed in the process.

8 May 2023 Deputy Schwendeman responded to meet with a Newport Township resident who had their Ohio EBT card used to make fraudulent purchase(s) over $600.

There are currently 27 women and 89 men being housed in the Washington County Jail.